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HP T5740 / T5740e

HP T5740 / T5740e
alaScore 83

79 reviews

Aug, 2015

  • No negative mentions yet

alaTest has collected and analyzed 79 reviews of HP T5740 / T5740e. The average rating for this product is 4.7/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Desktops for all reviews. Reviews about the reliability and design are overall positive, whereas there are some mixed opinions about the price.

design, reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Desktops the HP T5740 / T5740e is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 83/100 = Very good quality.

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This summary is based on the product: Smart Buy T5740E Thin Client N280 1.66G WES7 2GB DDR3 4B Flash

Aug, 2015

Consumer review by: N/A (

HP Thin Client


I am switching to thin clients at all my locations and have no reservations whatsoever. Personally I use remote desktop services windows server 2008 r2 and I use multiple logins it is like having multiple computers doing unrelated jobs indepently from...

This is the future of computing for sure ; 1. data protection (no info on computer) ; 2. Security (an IT managers dream) easy to manage ; 3. LOW POWER CONSUMPTION (65Watts) ; 4. Quiet (no fans needed) ; 5. Small footprint ; 6. Dual minitor capable @ at...

none yet

Sep, 2010

Consumer review by: jgutz20 (

Solid/Stable and more importantly..FAST


I did not need the built in Antivirus software as I used "Trend Micro Enterprise Security for Endpoints Advanced" which allows me to schedule scans and push out updates to my thin clients whenever we need to, just like the rest of my workstations.

Un-box, plug in and start it up. It loads right into windows embedded with RDP and Citrix clients ready for you to start using. This is the little machine that could, it is loaded with USB ports, VGA and Display Port, Gigabit LAN, PS2 and Serial Ports...

Obvious limited functionality which i knew going into the Thin Client market ; No Display port to DVI adapter

Jul, 2010

Consumer review by: N/A (

Best in Class


Chose this family of products becasue we have a need to rotate one monitor to protrait mode. This was the only Thin Client that could do that (at the time). We have adopted these thin clients for our VDI project after evaluating it's predessors....

Excellent confiuration and foot print ; Excellent power consumption ; Excellent configuration tool suite ; Excellent documentation -- with caveats ; Excellent technical support ; Internal USB ports allows adding additional memory if needed -- we used...

Does not include Display Port adapter for DVI ; Does not include solution for rotating monitors as standard which is needed if you are going to rotate monitors in VMware View 4.0 with PCoIP ; Third party software or Video Driver update is required

Apr, 2010

Consumer review by: LarryF (

Nice thin client terminal


Nice design and features. A little on the pricey side but worth it.

Oct, 2012

Consumer review by: Rick24 (

Great Product


We have used HP thin clients for years they are reliable and a good value.

Oct, 2012

Consumer review by: tmw76 (

Great thin client


A little pricey, but we have installed many of these and have had no issues!

Jun, 2012

Consumer review by: EdwardinTexas (

Home Theater PC


I purchased two of these for home theater use. The Nvidia 9200 driver was tested on four vga and hdmi displays - no update required. I changed the sound to 24bit in the sound panel. I tested the hdmi pass thru sound and it worked. I installed some...

quiet, design, size & weight, build quality, features, value for money, Easy to Use/Setup

Nov, 2011

Consumer review by: Nkang (

Very good


I'm new iMac user,but it seams easy to use.My purpose of this iMac is for movie and it very good.

quiet, build quality, Fast/High Speed

Oct, 2011

Consumer review by: JDavis (

An easy to use machine


large hard drive and fast processor. large screen.

quiet, design, Screen Display, build quality, Fast/High Speed, Easy to Use/Setup

Software Bundle

Oct, 2011

Consumer review by: 1HPUSER (

Superb machine


The HP Touchsmart 600 proves to be an outstanding machine. It arrived, as speculated by Customer Service, only 4 days after placing the order. Though a refurb'd machine, it is impossible to detect. Mac Connection continues to be the best place for...

quiet, design, size & weight, Screen Display, build quality, features, value for money, Fast/High Speed, Easy to Use/Setup

Sep, 2011

Product Specifications

Information technology professionals rely on HP quality to ensure maximum productivity. As the power of applications, processors, memory adapters and storage devices increases, high-end computer users are seeking ways to optimize their system performance. HP provides leading solutions, adding new levels of performance, availability, flexibility, and management.


DVD Writer: No
Fingerprint Reader: No
Hard Drive Type:Not Applicable
Remote Control: No
TV Card: No
Video Editing Card: No
Web Cam: No


Bluetooth: No
TV Output:No / Yes
Wireless LAN: No


Aspect Ratio:Not Applicable
True Resolution:Not Applicable

General Features

Digital Entertainment Platform:Not Applicable
Media Centre Edition: No
Operating System Version:Windows Embedded Standard 2009
Product Type:Thin Client
Type:Thin Client


Brand of Graphic Chip:Intel / Not Applicable
GPU Model (Graphic Card):GMA 4500M / n.a.
GPU TYPE:OnBoard Graphic
OnBoard Graphic Chip:OnBoard Graphic


Chipset Brand:Intel® / Unknown
Chipset Type:40GL / Unknown
Hyper Threading: Yes
Processor:ATOM / Atom™
Processor Brand:Intel / Intel®
Processor Number:N280